Salma Hayek is praising her pal Angelina Jolie for her directorial abilities.
The Eternals stars share an important bond collectively because the duo spent a whole lot of time collectively whereas engaged on With out Blood because it’s being written, directed, and produced by the mom of six.
Amid this, within the new challenge of PEOPLE, the Oscar-nominated Frida actress, 55 calls Jolie, 47, who directed Hayek within the upcoming drama With out Blood, “most likely the most effective director I’ve ever labored with. And I labored with some fairly good ones.”
Certainly, Hayek’s résumé is crammed with films directed by a few of the greatest within the enterprise, together with Oscar winners Oliver Stone, Steven Soderbergh, and Chloé Zhao, who directed her in Savages, Visitors, and The Eternals, respectively.
Different trade bigwigs Hayek has labored with embrace Ridley Scott (Home of Gucci), Julie Taylor (Frida), and Robert Rodriguez (As soon as Upon a Time in Mexico, Desperado, and The School).
Continues Hayek of Jolie, “I’ve at all times beloved her as a director, however I believe this is perhaps her greatest or the most effective.”
Jolie has directed 5 function movies, together with the World Conflict II movie Unbroken and the drama By the Sea, which she made with then-husband Brad Pitt in 2015.
With out Blood, which has no launch date scheduled, is predicated on the 2002 novel by Alessandro Barrico.
“An unforgettable fable set within the aftermath of an unidentified battle, it explores common truths about struggle, trauma, reminiscence, and therapeutic,” in accordance with a press launch from the film’s manufacturing firm, Fremantle.